Scientific Programme




© 2002 by Michael Schuster

© 2012 by Christophe d'Enfert

Fifth FEBS Advanced Lecture Course
Human Fungal Pathogens :
Molecular Mechanisms of Host-Pathogen Interactions and Virulence

May 25-31 , 2013
La Colle sur Loup


Organized by Christophe d'Enfert, Anita Sil and Steffen Rupp
Course Secretary Christine Dugast

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Cécile Fairhead: Introduction to Session 1 - Pathogenic fungi - genomics, evolution and epidemiology

Elaine Bignell: Introduction to Session 2 - Molecular and cell biology of fungal pathogens

Ted White: Introduction to Session 3 - Understanding and developing antifungal strategies

Stuart Levitz: Introduction to Session 5 - Host-pathogen interactions, the host perspective

Bernhard Hube: Introduction to Session 6 - Host-pathogen interactions, the pathogen perspective



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Official Course Information

Organizer & Chairman
Christophe d'Enfert (France)
Institut Pasteur,Paris

Anita Sil, UCSF (USA)
Steffen Rupp, Fraunhofer IGB (Germany)

Scientific Advisory Board (SAB)

Alex Andrianapoulos (AUS) Karl Kuchler (A)
Elaine Bignell (UK) Jim Kronstad (CAN)
Gordon Brown (UK) Stuart Levitz (USA)
Robert Cramer (USA) Carol Munro (UK)
Cécile Fairhead (F) Eleftherios Mylonakis (USA)
Neil Gow (UK) Mihai Netea (NL)
Deborah Hogan (USA) Anika Scheynius (SWE)
Bernhard Hube (D)
John Taylor (USA)
Edda Klipp (D) Ted White (USA)


This meeting is funded by:

The Federation of European Biochemical Societies

The Federation of European Microbiological Societies
The International Society for Human and Animal Mycology
Institut Mérieux
The European Confederation for Medical Mycology
The Fungal Infection Trust
The French Society for Medical Mycology SFMM
The British Mycological Society
The British Society for Medical Mycology


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